Feb 6, 2013 9:00pm PST
political guru to bill clinton, predicted a landslide victory for mitt romney. a landslide. well, we all know how that turned out. dick morris, how are you? >> well, i'm a little battered and bleeding, but -- >> before we go any further, let's watch a bit of the moment you never want to relive. this is one of your great predictions. >> going to win by a landslide. the -- it will be the biggest surprise in recent american political history. it will rekindle a whole question as to why the media played this race as a nail-biter where in fact i think romney's going to win by quite a bit. my own view is that romney is going to carry 325 electoral votes. >> i mean, look, to be honest with you, i feel painful listening to that. god knows how you feel. i mean, with hindsight, were you bluffing? did you believe this? or is there any rational explanation for why you got it so wrong? >> oh, i absolutely believed it. and so did a lot of people. rasmussen and gallup both predicted a romney victory. and piers, cnn had a 47/47 tie race in its final poll 48 hours before the polls opened. >> what do you
Feb 7, 2013 12:00am PST
but at a lower level. that's not pro life. >> let me talk about what i'm talking about. when billion clinton took office, there were 1.4 million abortions, now there's 700,000. because of adoption procedures, counselling, birth control. notification. the republican party needs to make abortion illegal to making it rare. >> when you say turning it from legal to rare, what you're moving from is pro life to pro choice in the debate. you can't be. you're either or, you either believe it should be legal or you don't. >> you move your position. >> i believe it's a practical matter with the republican party. if they focus on overturning roe, they're whistling in the wind, they know that. >> as a party's position, and they have to be clear about this, so the women you're talking about, if you're disenfranchised by the party, know exactly what they stand for. what you're saying is, they need to move from pro life to pro choice, albeit, trying to reduce the numbers? >> yes. >> is that right? >> explain to me why i'm wrong. >> i don't hear my own words coming out of my mouth. >> explain to me why i'm wrong.
Feb 2, 2013 12:00am PST
who may be the nest president because president obama is in his last four years now. hillary clinton? could we be facing our first female president? >> i'm for hillary. i think she is beloved as a figure today. and i believe that if she runs, and i think that she will, she will be our president. and i'll be delighted. >> you get two for the price of one, don't you? you get bill back in the white house. >> and you get me as an advancement. >> people talk about the second amendment, the first amendment, the one that was a terrible mistake was the 22nd amendment. >> two terms. >> yes, absolutely. bill clinton would still be president, wouldn't he? >> i'm for term limits, but i'm for three terms. >> right, who would be the next mayor of new york? >> i am for christine quinn, but it's a wide open race. >> pretty tough act to follow, isn't he, michael bloomberg? >> very tough. >> more of the last interview with ed koch coming up, including what he said about the gravestone he had already erected years ago. >> announcer: you never know when, but thieves can steal your identity and turn your